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Walnut Street Bridge

Walnut Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403
+1 423-643-6096
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Chattanooga's North Shore and Coolidge Park Tour by Segway
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One of the finest examples of the Phoenix wrought-iron truss bridges that were build between 1884 and 1923.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“north shore” (250 reviews)
“nice walk” (185 reviews)
“coolidge park” (234 reviews)
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Walnut Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403
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+1 423-643-6096
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"north shore"
in 250 reviews
"nice walk"
in 185 reviews
"coolidge park"
in 234 reviews
"across the river"
in 115 reviews
"downtown chattanooga"
in 157 reviews
"longest pedestrian"
in 50 reviews
"both sides"
in 99 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 46 reviews
"art museum"
in 52 reviews
"arts district"
in 29 reviews
"hunter museum"
in 63 reviews
"walnut street"
in 28 reviews
"stroll"
in 208 reviews
"benches"
in 150 reviews
"exercise"
in 104 reviews
"joggers"
in 38 reviews
"bike"
in 106 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It took a little exploring to find the bridge, however when found, we had an enjoyable stroll over it and back. There are great views of the river and at the Hunter Museum side wonderful sculptures to check out. There’s construction going on at the...More

Thank sorrylaurie
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a pleasant experience (in good weather) to stroll across this bridge. Thanks to the citizens who prevented its demolition!

Thank TuscanWino
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this bridge so much. When my girlfriend and I went on our Valentine's Date and her birthday date, we explored the city and the bridge was important because it got us from riverfront to coolige park. She also gave me my first kiss...More

Thank WildmanWilder71
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We parked over at Coolidge Park and walked our way around to the start of walnut bridge. It was very easy to navigate and had the perfect views of the city. I highly recommend going at sunset as the park doesn’t close until 11pm. The...More

Thank AtomicDoll27
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great thing to do in Noogia as the locals call it. It was a Beautiful sunny day great views while walking over the bridge both sides of the water have so much to do, like shop at cute little boutiques or their...More

Thank Mojo927
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great outing walking on the bridge and enjoying fresh air. Plenty of fantastic ice cream stores and restaurants on both sides of the Tennessee river. Pet friendly.

Thank Phan2003
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the walk and scenery from the bridge. However, there were some people begging along the bridge.

Thank Jennifer R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love to walk on the walnut street bridge!!! It never gets old!! It’s really beautiful at night w/all the lights reflecting on the water... and if you get tired you can sit on one of the benches. Lots of restaurants in walking distance on...More

Thank sissylea
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This bridge is lovely! It gives a nice view of the museum on the bluff and is a fantastic example of historic architecture. The little markers along the way provide pictures and information about the history of the bridge. This is also kid-friendly, as it’s...More

Thank Lyman_Donna
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a walk down by the bridge and take in the surroundings. We enjoyed it at day and night and it was always safe.

Thank MicheB99
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pedinurse
22 January 2018|
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Response from 698paulah | Reviewed this property |
The electric shuttle bus schedule is as follows: Monday through Friday - 6:30 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Saturday - 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Sunday - 9:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. They run every 5 minutes
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pedinurse
22 January 2018|
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Response from Lounap211 | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t know there was one. Sorry!
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Tracey M
12 April 2017|
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Response from sunshineforever1955 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't get married there but the bridge is pretty wide. I think you'd just need to find out the dimensions of it and go from there.
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